Arugula, Wild Seeds

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Both the small yellow flowers and the serrated leaves of the Wild Arugula plant are edible and have a lovely peppery taste to them. The plant is often used as an herb  or salad greens.

How to Grow Wild Arugula

  • Latin Name: Diplotaxis tenuifolia
  • Annual
  • Days to Maturity: 35- 50
  • Hardiness Zone: ALL (Perennial in Zones 3- 8)
  • Soil: ph 6- 7
  • Temperature: Cooler
  • Light Preference: Sun or partial shade
  • Planting:
    • Depth: 1/4"
    • Plant Space: 6"
  • Pests/disease: Flea beetles, Slugs, Aphids, Birds, Downey Mildew, Bacterial Leaf Spot
  • Seed Count:
    • 1 oz.- Approximately 81,900 Seeds
    • 4 oz.- Approximately 327,600 Seeds
    • 1 lb.- Approximately 1,310,400 Seeds


Wild Arugula does not bolt all summer. Leaves may be harvested once they reach the desired size.